There’s nothing like seeing the smile on your kids’ faces when you arrange an action packed adventure that means spending time together as a family. Moms, dads and children alike will absolutely love our range of unique and fun family gifts and experiences.
If you are looking for a gift idea for your children, nieces, nephews or grandchildren we have everything from paddle boarding and boat tours to horseback riding, bicycle tours and laser tag experiences that make great family fun experiences.
Whether it’s a gift for graduation, a birthday or Christmas choose a gift that lets you create a memory together with them and an experience they will never forget. With so fun many things to do for family in Vancouver, Toronto, Ottawa and throughout Canada you can find the perfect Breakaway Experiences activity to create lasting family memories.
Excited about getting out on the river for a beautiful day of paddling? Here is your opportunity to check out the most rewarding and refreshing way to experience the 1000 Islands! 1000 Islands Kayaking tours are ideal for a quick get-a-way from the city and you can be enjoying the river in no time! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to try something you have always wanted to do!
Experience what it is like to hit the trails along the Ottawa River on the City Slicker Horseback Riding Adventure. Choose a 1 or 2-night getaway and embark on a total escape to nature and adventure with horses.
Escape the flurry of day to day life in Ottawa & Gatineau and head to magnificent trails in the scenic Pontiac. Enjoy a memorable winter experience with dog sledding and snow shoeing…and why not finish your day in the snow with a relaxing indoor hot tub?
Discover the fun of a dog sledding and snow shoeing adventure during this overnight stay and play package. Experience first-hand the excitement of mushing through fresh Pontiac powder during this hands-on Dog Sledding and Snow Shoeing Stay and Play adventure.
Exploring, off-roading and riddle hunting all in one! The Electric Geo-Bike Rally Adventure, using electric Geo-Bikes and iPads, combines scavenger hunting & historical discovery. A green, silent and cultural game-adventure in Montebello for the whole family.
See the Nation’s capital from the air with a helicopter flight over Ottawa and the Gatineau Hills. Departing from the Canada Aviation and Space Museum (Rockcliffe Airport) you’ll discover the Ottawa River, the city of Gatineau, the Hull Casino and various tourist attractions,including the Parliament buildings.
Get ready for white water thrills on the Ottawa River during this White Water Rafting High Adventure! A great way to enjoy the outdoors and experience the thrill of the water first-hand aboard a traditional 12-person raft, this exciting white water rafting trip includes lunch as well as Class III & IV fun!
This 2-hour riding lesson and trail riding experience is the perfect way to have your first horseback riding experience. You will start with learning the basics of riding and end with a scenic trail ride along the Ottawa River.
Discover Kingston’s hip and historic downtown as you blend tastings at Kingston’s best restaurants with an insider's perspective on the city's history and culture. The Kingston Food Tour offers a local's perspective into Kingston's culture through its delicious food, history and unique architecture.
A visit to the sugar shack is the ultimate experience in capturing the Spring’s sweetness. Escape the city and enjoy an overnight Maple Sugar Shack Stay and Play experience at La Vallée des Rosiers in the Pontiac. You’ll get first hand maple sugar bush experience learning all that goes into making delicious maple syrup and maple treats.
Take a Ottawa hot air balloon ride and experience the magic of soaring over a changing Ottawa landscape, suspended in a basket under a glorious hot air balloon. You’ll fly through the sky enjoying panoramic views and a unique sense of freedom.
Saddle up for the best horseback riding experience in the Ottawa Valley. This experience combines a lesson and guided horseback ride, along with a fun picnic lunch out on the trail. This ride is ideal for families and friends looking for a relaxing horseback ride along the Ottawa River.
Seeking out a cool outdoor adventure getaway? It does not get any better than a couple of days away from the daily grind, white water rafting on the mighty Ottawa River and horseback riding in the scenic Ottawa Valley complete with resort fun and an overnight cabin stay.
The “Pick N Ride” is four days of bluegrass festival music, camping, field jamming, equestrian events, first nations dancing and cultural demonstrations! The festival runs from August 10 - August 13, 2017 in Foresters Falls ON in the Ottawa Valley.
Treat an expectant mother or new mom and dad to a Pregnancy and Newborn Photoshoot. Maternity and new born baby photos are the perfect gift for capturing those precious moments during the most magical time of your life.
You deserve more than just selfies. Let a fun, friendly local photographer capture your memories and show you around their city. With professional photographers in 19 cities across Canada and 40 in the United States, the Private Session with a Local Photographer experience is the perfect experience gift for proposals, anniversaries, bachelorettes, honeymoons, family reunions, vacations. Get stunning photos in amazing places.
Salsa Babies' dance fitness classes help new moms dance their way back into shape with the best little partners of all – their babies! With their little ones, Ottawa moms learn popular Latin dances while babies shake maraca rattles and bounce along to the Salsa beat! Choose from Salsa Babies and Salsa Tots classes or have a Fiesta with either dance program offered at your birthday party or special event.
Mount Pakenham has everything you need to start skiing or snowboarding. Select the lesson package that fits you best and come see why Mount Pakenham is the place skiing and riding begins and learning never ends!